Tag: maga

Jussie Smollett Arrested, Bail Hearing Scheduled 

Actor Jussie Smollett of ‘Empire’ speaks onstage during the FOX portion of the 2017 Summer Television Critics Association Press Tour on August 8, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.Photo: Frederick M. Brown (Getty Images) This is a mess. Less than a month since news surfaced of Jussie Smollett’s alleged homophobic and […]

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Hayward: If Smollett Isn’t Charged with a Hate Crime, No One Should Be

If a fair and thorough investigation establishes that Jussie Smollett faked the attack he claimed was perpetrated by white men wearing MAGA hats, then he should be charged with a hate crime. Fake hate crimes are hate crimes. If hate crime laws are merely instruments of totalitarian political power, rather than sound legal principles applicable […]

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15 Celebrities Who Blamed Trump, Deplorables for Hoax Attack on Jussie Smollett

Left-wing Hollywood wasted no time in politicizing and blaming President Donald Trump and his supporters for an alleged hate crime attack on Empire actor Jussie Smollett — an encounter that police now reportedly believe to have been staged. CNN’s Shimon Prokupecz reported Saturday, “Chicago Police believe Jussie Smollett paid two men to orchestrate the assault. The […]

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On Jussie Smollett, Misreporting, and the Fine Line Between Healthy Skepticism and MAGA Propaganda

Jussie Smollett performs onstage during amfAR Dance2Cure on December 1, 2018 in Hollywood, California. Photo: Emma McIntyre (Getty Images) On Thursday, Jussie Smollett appeared on Good Morning America, noting that while he was “pissed off” at the attackers he claims targeted him with homophobic and racist slurs, he was equally […]

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Homeward Bound: Disneyland Bans MAGA Fan After Displaying Trump Banner on Water Ride

Image: Mickey Mouse poses during Mickey’s 90th Spectacular at The Shrine Auditorium on October 6, 2018 (Getty Images) If the Mickey Mouse Club were charged with sending MAGA-cheering buzzkills home packing, it might’ve gone a little something like this: M-I-C.  See ya later. K-E-Y. Why? Because you’re fuckin’ buggin’. G-T-F-O-H. […]

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President Donald Trump: I Will Never Abolish ICE

President Donald Trump bashed the “radical left” for calls to abolish ICE at Monday night’s MAGA rally in El Paso, Texas, promising, “I will never abolish…ICE.” The president pointed to calls from the radical left to abolish U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). “Slashing ICE detention is the first step of many for the far […]

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President Donald Trump Taunts Beto O’Rourke, Counter Rally: ‘He Lost’

President Donald Trump shot down a challenge from failed 2018 Senate candidate and 2020 hopeful Beto O’Rourke during his El Paso, Texas, rally – which far outnumbered O’Rourke’s. Trump said 69,000 people signed up for his Monday night rally, less than a mile from the U.S.-Mexico border. O’Rourke is holding a counter-rally to Trump’s Monday […]

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Watch Live: President Donald Trump Rallies in Border Town El Paso, Texas

President Donald Trump is holding his first Make America Great Again rally of 2019 in El Paso, Texas, Monday at 9:00 p.m. ET. The rally will be held in the El Paso County Coliseum and marks the seventh President Trump has brought to Texas.  The coliseum sits approximately half a mile from the U.S.-Mexico border. […]

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Phil Robertson’s America Has To Be Godly Again to Be Great Again

Duck Commander Phil Robertson previewed his new book on Monday’s edition of Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow, along with a message on making America great again. “Trump wants to make American great again and I’m all for it and I’m behind him,” Robertson assured listeners. He then laid out his own message: “I’m […]

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Daily Beast: New England Patriots ‘Preferred Team of White Nationalists’

The New England Patriots are “the preferred team of white nationalists,” according to the Daily Beast, because “[t]heir star quarterback, coach, and owner all supported Trump,” and because Boston, Massachusetts, is a racist city. Their star quarterback, coach, and owner all supported Trump. But that’s not the only thing that makes the Patriots the preferred […]

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San Francisco Eatery’s Owner Apologizes for Banning MAGA Hat Customers

The owner of a San Francisco-area eatery is apologizing for stating that he would ban customers sporting “Make America Great Again” (MAGA) hats inside his restaurant. J. Kenji Lopez-Alt, who is a chef-partner at Wursthall restaurant in San Mateo, penned a post on Medium Friday apologizing to staff and business partners for his “reckless” public statement. […]

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Chicago Police: Jussie Smollett Refuses to Share Phone Records

Empire actor Jussie Smollett is refusing to turn over his cell phone or cell phone records to investigators, according to the Chicago police. “The actor declined to share telephone records that could show he was speaking with his manager just as the alleged assault happened early Tuesday morning in Chicago,” a spokesman for the police […]

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Jussie Smollett Reportedly Hospitalized in Chicago Following Homophobic Attack by MAGA Supporters

Jussie Smollett attends the Trevor Project’s TrevorLIVE LA 2018 on December 3, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California. Photo: Jerod Harris (Getty Images for The Trevor Project) Horrifying news— Jussie Smollett is reportedly hospitalized in Chicago following a possible hate crime. The Chicago Police Department released a statement concerning “a cast […]

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Exclusive – Donald Trump Jr.: Covington Catholic Hoax Shows Who the Real Target of Fake News Truly Is

America just got its best look ever at the true face of “fake news” when journalists set their sights on a group of teenagers from Kentucky. The story of the great Covington Catholic High School hoax came hot on the heels of another fake news scandal. Just days before, Buzzfeed News printed an anonymously-sourced story […]

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NBC’s Guthrie to Covington’s Sandmann: ‘Do You Think If You Weren’t Wearing That Hat This Might Not Have Happened?’

Wednesday on NBC’s “Today,” show co-host Savannah Guthrie suggested Covington Catholic High School’s Nick Sandmann, one of the youths videoed in an what had been described as a confrontation with so-called Native American activist Nathan Phillips, provoked the incident by wearing the red “Make America Great Again” hat that was made famous by President Donald Trump. […]

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Cher: ‘No One Is Safe in Trump’s America Unless’ They’re White or Wearing a MAGA Hat

Pop star and celebrity activist Cher informed her social media followers Tuesday that only white people, members of President Donald Trump’s family, and people in MAGA hats are “safe in Trump’s America.” “No One Is Really Safe In trump’s America Unless They’re MEMBER OF MAR-A-LAGO, LIVE IN trump TOWER,WHITE, OR WEARS MAGA HAT,” Cher said. […]

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Twitter suspends account that helped ignite controversy over viral encounter

By Donie O’Sullivan, CNN Business Twitter suspended an account on Monday afternoon that helped spread a controversial encounter between a Native American elder and a group of high school students wearing Make America Great Again hats. The account claimed to belong to a California schoolteacher. Its profile photo was not of a schoolteacher, but of […]

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Pundits Condemning Covington Kids Backtrack After Seeing Fuller Video

Journalists and pundits who rushed to condemn a group of Covington Catholic High School students began to retract their statements after seeing a fuller video of an incident in which they were accused of harassing an older Native American protester. Video first began circulating Saturday showing a student wearing a Make America Great Again hat […]

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Hollywood Melts Down over Covington Catholic Race Hoax: ‘This is A Disgrace. This is Not America.’

Hollywood celebrities joined the establishment media this weekend in promoting what has amounted to a hoax campaign targeting Catholic high school students with allegations of “racism” over their encounter with a Native American man at the March for Life. “This is appalling. The ignorance. The gall. The disrespect. It’s shameful. And sadly on brand. When […]

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Catholic Priest Slams March for Life as ‘Repulsive and Futile’

A prominent American priest has dissed the Washington March for Life as “repulsive and futile,” denouncing the pro-life event as “basically a gathering for many right-wing anti-abortion hardliners.” Franciscan friar Father Daniel Horan, a pro-LGBT priest and professor who will be speaking at the upcoming Los Angeles Religious Education Congress, took to Twitter this weekend […]

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Delingpole: Left-Wing (and the Right) Attack Kids to Demonstrate Virtue

The left has been working itself up into paroxysms of self-righteousness over the story about a bunch of Catholic kids in MAGA hats allegedly mocking a Native American at a rally in Washington, DC. Even the foul-mouthed, drug-taking author of Trainspotting just couldn’t resist taking the moral high ground: Wankers pic.twitter.com/GrIcAbiYOK — Irvine Welsh (@IrvineWelsh) […]

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